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Editor

Job ID 
2017-46331
Location 
US-NC-High Point
Category 
News Operations
Posted Date 
9/15/2017

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Overview

WGHP/FOX 8 serving the Piedmont Triad of North Carolina is looking for a full-time Video News Editor. The ideal candidate will be able to work well under pressure with accuracy and precision in a fast-paced, deadline oriented news environment. 

Responsibilities

This person will exercise proper news judgment while working closely with producers and reporters to edit video for newscasts.

Qualifications

*High school diploma or equivalent

 

* Minimum of one year previous professional experience as an editor using standard broadcast non-linear editing equipment, preferably Final Cut Pro

 

* Demonstrated ability to consistently use good judgment and decision-making skills

 

* Demonstrated creativity and ability to organize news footage into coherent, well-paced news packages

 

*  Work with producers and graphic designers to visually enhance information in the newscast. Must make effective use of full screen graphics, lower thirds, boxes, and more

 

*  Ability to project a professional image over the phone and in person with co-workers and viewers while working under pressure in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment

 

*  Proven record of dependability, ability to consistently meet deadlines, and ability to work a variety of schedules to meet company needs

 

*  Ability to work in a limited work space with reasonable accommodation

 

Please visit www.tribunemediacareers.com to apply online.  Please include a link to a reel of your work, if available.

 

No phone calls please.

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Company Info

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.

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